Pushmataha county is located in southeastern Oklahoma with Antlers serving as the county seat. Pushmataha County is one of the largest counties in Oklahoma with many lakes, streams, and mountains to choose from. Antlers was named after the numerous deer antlers left by the Indian hunters around the spring.
The top draws of this region are the abundant hunting, fishing. camping, and boating found at any of the local lakes and rivers. A great place to just get away from it all, to relax and have fun. Southeastern Oklahoma is often regarded as the most scenic in the state and it really is a sportsman's paradise.
The Kiamichi River is excellent for bass, catfish, bream, sand bass and crappie. There are numerous lakes within one hour distance for the fishing and boating enthusiasts. Fishing guides are available if you need one.
Hunters come from all over to look for deer, wild turkey, wild boar, quail, and squirrel in Pushmataha County. Oklahoma hunters have on average taken nearly 100,000 deer a year for the last several deer seasons and the state is looking for ways to increase this number. Deer season is a huge event in Pushmataha County!